Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-11-22

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:



Salary not provided

Sr. Functional Safety Systems Engineer, ADAS/AD

About the company:

Lucid is the new generation of EV. Our relentless focus on innovation, luxury, and sustainability drives us into a reality where you no longer have to choose between doing great things, doing the right thing, and doing everything with the highest regard for efficiency and design. There were luxury cars, then EVs, now there’s Lucid.  

Leading the future in luxury electric and mobility
At Lucid, we set out to introduce the most captivating, luxury electric vehicles that elevate the human experience and transcend the perceived limitations of space, performance, and intelligence. Vehicles that are intuitive, liberating, and designed for the future of mobility.
We plan to lead in this new era of luxury electric by returning to the fundamentals of great design – where every decision we make is in service of the individual and environment. Because when you are no longer bound by convention, you are free to define your own experience.
Come work alongside some of the most accomplished minds in the industry. Beyond providing competitive salaries, we’re providing a community for innovators who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you are driven to create a better, more sustainable future, then this is the right place for you.

We are currently seeking a Sr. Functional Safety Systems Engineer for our ADAS/Autonomous Driving team. This position requires an experienced professional with a track record of support the teams in generation of Item definitions and boundary diagrams for ADAS features. Our ideal candidate exhibits a can-do attitude and approaches his or her work with vigor and determination. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellence in their respective fields, to possess the ability to learn quickly and to strive for perfection.

At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.

Notice regarding COVID-19 protocols  
At Lucid, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus all new Lucid employees, whose job will be based in the United States may or may not be required to provide original documentation confirming status as having received the prescribed inoculation (doses). Vaccination requirements are dependent upon location and position, please refer to the job description for more details.
Individuals in positions requiring vaccinations may seek a medical and/or religious exemption from this requirement and may be granted such an accommodation after submitting a formal request to and the subsequent review and approval thereof by our dedicated Covid-19 Response team.
To all recruitment agencies: Lucid Motors does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our careers alias or other Lucid Motors employees. Lucid Motors is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. 

The role:

  • Support the ADAS team in generation of Item Definitions and Boundary Diagrams for ADAS features
  • Work closely with the Functional Safety team on all stages of the ISO 26262 process
  • Be responsible for ADAS system architecture and Technical Safety Requirements, ensuring that ADAS features meet Functional Safety Goals
  • Work with ADAS teams to ensure that hardware and software designs meet Technical Safety Requirements
  • Support the specifications, system requirements, system architecture and communication interfaces and contribute to related validation tests on component and vehicle level, both for internal and external supplier-provided systems
  • Facilitate discussions and align Functional Safety goals and requirements with external ADAS supplier teams along with internal Functional Safety and ADAS Systems Engineering teams
  • Contribute to test plans, data analysis and feature validation tests to ensure coverage of Functional Safety Requirements
  • Leverage state-of-the-art processes and tools for architecture, requirements and ALM to work in a highly interactive, collaborative environment

  • Qualification:

  • 4+ years of experience working with hardware/software systems related to ADAS or AD automotive features for mass production
  • Direct experience in the ISO 26262 process, either in a Functional Safety role or in application of the Functional Safety process to automotive systems
  • Capability and creativity to successfully complete projects with unconventional ideas in highly constrained, innovative startup environments
  • At least 4 years working experience at automotive Tier 1/2 suppliers or OEMs, with a deep understanding of automotive processes and workflows
  • Programming skills and data analysis tool experience related to integration, testing and automation preferred (e.g. Matlab/Simulink, CANoe/CANape/CANalyzer, CAPL scripting, etc.)
  • 3+ years of experience with requirements management tools such as JAMA, DOORS, Polarion or similar
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Education:

  • BS minimum in System Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or similar, MS preferred
  • At least 6 years of system engineering or system integration experience in the automotive industry, or 4 years of experience with an MS degree